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The Scholarship Girl: Life Writing

Author: Abigail George
Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland : Project Muse, Chitungwiza, Zimbabwe : Mwanaka Media and Publishing Pvt Ltd, [Oxford, England] : Distributed in and outside N. America by African Books Collective 2019 [2018]
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Pushcart Prize nominated Abigail George is a South African blogger at Goodreads, essayist, poet, playwright, short story writer and novelist. She briefly studied film at the Newtown Film and Television School in Johannesburg. Her writing has appeared in many anthologies in South Africa and online in e-zines across Africa, Asia, Europe, and the United States. She is the recipient of writing grants from the National  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Abigail George
ISBN: 9781779065278 1779065272
OCLC Number: 1101044172
Description: 1 online resource (1 PDF (x, 87 pages))
Contents: Please can I have some bread, cheese and red wine --
Girl, child, woman working in the community --
Coming home from the sea --
The middle-class soul in behavioural therapy --
Writing through disability, illness, and chronic fatigue --
None of us know how much time we have left --
Years to figure that final analysis out --
Of angels and aliens, interlopers and misanthropes --
A writer inspired by Rilke, Hemingway, Fitzgerald and Orwell --
The glamour of Sylvia Plath, Anne Sexton, and Jenny Zhang --
Give it back to me whatever was stolen by pagans --
The cat lady standing in front of the door of flames.
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Pushcart Prize nominated Abigail George is a South African blogger at Goodreads, essayist, poet, playwright, short story writer and novelist. She briefly studied film at the Newtown Film and Television School in Johannesburg. Her writing has appeared in many anthologies in South Africa and online in e-zines across Africa, Asia, Europe, and the United States. She is the recipient of writing grants from the National Arts Council in Johannesburg, the Centre for the Book in Cape Town and ECPACC (Eastern Cape Provincial Arts and Culture Council) in East London.

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